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    Events & Festivals, Mon 18 May - Sun 23 Aug 2015

    Meet The Ancestors

    Meet The Ancestors

    Canterbury Cathedral, © Cathedral Enterprises

    Canterbury Cathedral, © Cathedral Enterprises

    Canterbury Cathedral © Cathedral Enterprises

    Canterbury Cathedral © Cathedral Enterprises

    Meet The Ancestors

    Meet The Ancestors

     
     

    Contact

    Canterbury Cathedral Visits

    01227 762862

    Address

    The Precincts,
    Canterbury,
    CT1 2EH

    Events at this Venue

    date event
    Mon 18 May - Sun 23 Aug The Ancestors
    Fri 5 Jun Informal Concert
    Sat 6 Jun Bruckner's Mass In E Minor
    Tue 23 Jun Midday Recital
    Fri 24 Jul Series of Ancestors, Series of Miracles

    Details

    This summer a collection of the Cathedral's earliest and most important examples of stained glass will go on public display.

    The Ancestors will exhibit a series of life-size figures representing the Ancestors of Christ, which date to the 12th and early 13th centuries.

    Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesItalian signs/guidesOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberSpanish signs/guidesWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

    Event details

    Dates Times
    Mon 18 May - Sun 23 Aug 2015
    Location: Chapter House
    Monday - Saturday 10.00 to 16.00
    Sunday 12.30 to 15.00
    (The exhibition will take a short break Monday 13 – Friday 17 July for University graduation week). Please see Cathedral website for other possible closures.

    Prices

    Entrance to the exhibition is free, but normal precinct charges apply.

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
    • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
    • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
    • Welcome HostWelcome Host
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

    Location

    Directions

    See location of Canterbury Cathedral on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: TR 151578  Lat: 51.27878 Long: 1.08343

    The Cathedral is located in the centre of Canterbury, within walking distance of both Canterbury East and West stations. Canterbury is only 30 minutes drive from Dover (continental ferries) and Folkestone (Eurotunnel), making it an ideal stop-over en route to London. Fast speed trains bring passengers from Canterbury to London within 56 minutes.

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station

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